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Raiders' Carl Nassib granted personal day following Jon Gruden's homophobic comments

Jon Gruden resigned as head coach of the Las Vegas Raiders Monday after emails revealed he made homophobic, sexist and racist comments from 2010 to 2018.
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Dick Vitale reveals second cancer diagnosis
ESPN college basketball commentator Dick Vitale has been diagnosed with lymphoma, just months after he was diagnosed with melanoma.
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‘We’ve been babysitting them’: MTA pins bus ‘war room’ delays on contractor
MTA officials claimed the $90 million "bus command center" has gone unused because of the failures of the company hired to set up the building's radio system.
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Jeff Luhnow a risky potential Mets option after whiffing elsewhere: Sherman
Steve Cohen is looking at a chessboard similar to last offseason. His preferred candidates are beyond his reach. He has no president of baseball ops, no GM and no manager.
State Department watchdog opens new reviews into US exit from Afghanistan
The State Department's watchdog has opened a number of reviews related to the US exit from Afghanistan, according to a letter from the acting inspector general obtained by CNN.
Police charge man in fatal stabbing of woman in Southeast Washington
Police also said that a man shot Oct. 3 in the District had died of his injuries.
F.D.A. to Allow ‘Mix and Match’ Approach for Covid Booster Shots
The agency may act this week, when it is expected to authorize booster shots for recipients of the Moderna and Johnson & Johnson vaccines.
Cam Newton adamant about playing in NFL, Seahawks' Pete Carroll says team has 'talked' to quarterback
Cam Newton is adamant about playing in the NFL, and Seattle Seahawks head coach Pete Carroll confirmed his team was among those that engaged in talks with the former New England Patriots quarterback.
Kourtney Kardashian, Travis Barker make out on train tracks after engagement
Barker got down on one knee Sunday to propose to Kardashian after about nine months of dating, popping on the beaches of the Rosewood Miramar Beach hotel in Montecito, Calif.
Man Used Wheelchair, Hatchet to 'Bulldoze' Into Estranged Wife's Home, Police Say
Juan Munguia claimed he brought the hatchet because it was a "family heirloom that belonged to her and he wanted to show it to her."
‘I Know What You Did Last Summer’ Season 1 Episode 3 Recap: “A Gorilla Head Will Not Do”
"Stop saying chopped his head off!"
Airplane ‘Karen’ goes viral for mid-flight, microphoned pandemic rant
Mike check 1, 2, 1, 2 — she’s an unruly passenger terrorizing the flight attendant crew.  Armed with a microphone headset and an inflated ego, an unnamed woman is going viral with over 1.9 million social media views for disrupting a commercial flight with her unsolicited COVID-19 musings over the weekend.  “I brought my microphone,...
Key takeaways from trial of 3 men in Ahmaud Arbery killing: Day 1
Ahmaud Arbery, murder trial, white defendants, jogger, Glynn County, Georgia, shotgun, tracked down, jury selection, court
Proposed China law would punish parents for their kids' bad behavior
A draft bill in China would allow for parents to be punished for their children's criminal or bad behavior.
Biden to participate in CNN town hall in Baltimore on Thursday
President Joe Biden will take participate in a CNN town hall on Thursday in Baltimore, where he'll take questions as his administration continues to sell his ambitious legislative agenda to members of Congress and the nation.
‘You won’t be able to get the jacket in 15 colors,’ WH snarks amid supply crisis
Boiling down the concerns of Americans about shortages due to a supply chain crisis, a White House official insisted that the biggest impact will be a lack of choice.
76-Year-Old Arrested Over Alleged Death Threat to UK Lawmaker Days After 1 Fatally Stabbed
Though the amount of online and in-person abuse against U.K. politicians has risen, British lawmakers are guarded by armed police only when in Parliament.
Zillow slams the brakes on home buying as it struggles to manage its backlog of inventory
Zillow will stop buying homes through Zillow Offers for the rest of the year, as the company's iBuying program goes from full speed to full stop.
Judge approves Kanye West's request to change name to "Ye"
The rapper is now legally known as Ye, his longtime nickname.
Haiti abductions: US missionary group says Christians must 'overcome evil with good'
The missionary group whose members were abducted by a violent gang in Haiti over the weekend issued a call to prayer Monday asking that those being held hostage could “find the strength to demonstrate God’s love.”
Maryland state treasurer Nancy Kopp to retire at the end of the year
Kopp has served as treasurer nearly two decades, one of the longest serving treasurers in the state’s history.
Kyrie Irving Owes It to Black People to Set a Good Example—and Trust the Science | Opinion
Kyrie owes it to the Black people who have made him rich and famous to ask better questions and trust the science.
ESPN's Dick Vitale reveals second cancer diagnosis
Legendary college basketball announcer Dick Vitale revealed on Monday that he has been diagnosed with lymphoma after he had multiple surgeries over the summer for melanoma.
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Here's the latest for Monday, Oct. 18: Former Secretary of State Colin Powell has died; Biden wants Supreme Court to overturn Texas abortion law; Missionaries pray for Haiti captives; Jury selection begins in fatal shooting of Ahmaud Arbery.
CDC releases COVID travel guidance for holiday season
The CDC released a new guidance ahead of the holidays that encouraged people to get their COVID-19 shot before gathering and wear a mask in some cases.
Sean Taylor jersey ceremony was Washington Football Team’s latest mess
The Washington Football Team honored the late Sean Taylor on Sunday, though it didn't go over as planned.
Internet Backs Woman Who Refuses to Be Best Friend's MOH Over Fiancé Invite Snub
The woman wrote that she has been with her partner for 10 years, but the bride did not view their relationship as "valid."
'I have concerns': Mother of Ahmaud Arbery as jury selection begins in murder trial
The jury selection has begun for the three men accused of chasing down and killing Ahmaud Arbery, a 25-year-old Black man out for a jog in Georgia. CNN's Martin Savidge reports.
Alabama men arrested on murder charges after allegedly killing 13-year-old boy in drive-by shooting
Two Alabama men were arrested on murder charges for their alleged roles in a drive-by shooting that killed a 13-year-old boy while he played on an iPad in his room on Friday night.
D.C. police shoot person during domestic dispute call in Southeast Washington, authorities say
The incident occurred in the Congress Heights neighborhood.
Thomas Jefferson statue to be removed from New York City Chambers, commission rules
The New York City Public Design Commission voted to remove a statue of Thomas Jefferson, the author of the Declaration of Independence and the third president of the United States, from the New York City Council's chambers at City Hall.
New York Police Watchdog Recommends Discipline for Dozens of Cops Connected to BLM Protests
Videos taken last summer captured police using excessive force by punching, kicking, shoving and pepper-spraying individuals during protests.
California records driest water year since 1924
Experts have compared the past year to California's massive drought of 1977.
Huma Abedin recalls moment Anthony Weiner came clean over sex pic
Huma Abedin reveals in her new memoir how she lovingly consoled hubby Anthony Weiner after he claimed hackers posted a crotch shot on his Twitter account -- and then her disgust when he came clean to her.
Larry King Live: Colin Powell looks back on his career (2010)
Gen. Colin Powell, the first Black secretary of state, joins Larry King in 2010 to look back on his storied career.
Trump sues to block release of Jan. 6 documents to select committee
Trump seeks to block records of his communications around the insurrection.
Trump Sues to Block Release of White House Papers to Jan. 6 Inquiry
The case raises novel constitutional questions about the scope of an ex-president’s executive privilege powers if the current president disagrees.
State Department IG launches probe of Biden’s botched Afghan withdrawal: report
The State Department's acting inspector general informed lawmakers Monday that her office is investigating several aspects of the Afghanistan withdrawal.
Florida Man Arrested for Pleasuring Himself With Ice Pack in Front of First Responders: Police
Terry Majors was recently released from jail after serving time on felony drug charges for selling crack cocaine to an undercover cop.
'One of the greatest Americans': Colin Powell blazed trails for Blacks, left lasting legacy
Colin Powel broke new ground as the first Black national security advisor, chairman of joint chiefs of staff and secretary of state.
Commentary: J Balvin and Tokischa's 'Perra' video removed from YouTube amid critiques of misogynoir
The title 'Perra' means 'female dog.' The video shows J Balvin tugging at two Black women on leashes, their faces made up to look like ravenous dogs.
Brian Laundrie’s dad hit with summons for trashing protester sign
The father of Florida fugitive Brian Laundrie was slapped with a court summons Monday — but it’s not for helping his son allegedly dodge authorities. Christopher Laundrie has been ordered to report to a Sarasota County courtroom Dec. 1 to answer for a small-claims suit accusing him of trashing a protester’s $40 lawn sign, according...
Outrage as Granholm says US has no ‘moral authority’ over China
Secretary of Energy Jennifer Granholm has sparked a furor by saying the US doesn’t “have much moral authority” to criticize China over its energy policies.
U.S. Says Guantanamo Detainee Can Tell Polish Officials About His Treatment In CIA Custody
After originally redacting his declaration, the government has granted permission to Guantanamo Bay detainee to speak to Polish officials about his torture while in CIA custody.
Eric Stonestreet says it's 'ridiculous' that fans assume he, fiancée have large age gap: 'She looks fantastic'
"Modern Family" alum Eric Stonestreet opened up about missing his castmates and recently trolling critics who thought his fiancée was too young for him.
Mötley Crüe’s Nikki Sixx reveals Quiet Riot, Richard Pryor secrets in new book
In his new memoir, Sixx reveals his drug-dealing high school days and his surprising connections to Richard Pryor and Quiet Riot.
Colin Powell was a lot of 'firsts.' In this way, he was also the last
Colin Powell was more than the most famous Black soldier, general and statesman in American history, writes historian Peniel Joseph. His death also marks the passing from the public arena of a model of Black Republican politics that the US may never see again.
Stream It Or Skip It: ‘The Four of Us’ on Netflix, a German Dramedy About Two Couples Who Swap Partners, Then Stare Into the Crater
"No sex," they said about the swap. Uh huh. Right.
Powerball Numbers For 10/18/21, Monday Jackpot is $65 Million
Monday night's 10/18/21 Powerball jackpot is worth $65 million, with a cash-value option worth $46.0 million.